Definition of Layer


  • thin structure composed of a single thickness of cells
  • a hen that lays eggs
  • an abstract place usually conceived as having depth
    "a good actor communicates on several levels"
    "a simile has at least two layers of meaning"
    "the mind functions on many strata simultaneously"
  • a relatively thin sheetlike expanse or region lying over or under another
  • single thickness of usually some homogeneous substance
    "slices of hard-boiled egg on a bed of spinach"


  • make or form a layer
    "layer the different colored sands"
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Unscramble layer

52 unscramble word found using the letters layer.

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